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WHWW Named a 2019 Best Law Firm by Best Lawyers©

Nine From Firm Named 2018 Best Lawyers In America©

WHWW was recently named a 2019 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers©.

Several of the firm’s areas of practice were recognized in the report, including Banking & Finance Law, Business Organizations, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Litigation – Banking & Finance, Real Estate Law and Trusts & Estates Law.

Firms included in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

The rankings are based on client, attorney and law firm assessments.

Randy Rush was named Lawyer of the Year for Orlando in the area of Real Estate Law.In addition, twelve WHWW lawyers were recently selected as Best Lawyers in America© (2019), and Randy Rush was named Lawyer of the Year for Orlando in the area of Real Estate Law.

The list of honorees includes, Rusty Carolan in Banking and Finance Law, Business Organizations and Corporate Law; Jeff Deery in Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Banking and Finance; Brad Saxton in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation and Litigation – Bankruptcy; Trippe Cheek, Commercial Litigation; Glenn Jensen, Litigation – Real Estate; Greg Holzhauer in Real Estate Law; Craig Minegar in Real Estate Law; Randy Rush in Real Estate Law; Michael Carolan, Real Estate Law; Nicole Carolan, Real Estate Law; Harold Ward in Trusts and Estates and Graham White in Trusts and Estates.

WHWW Welcomes Attorney Lauren Reynolds

Lauren Reynolds

WHWW is pleased to welcome litigation attorney Lauren Reynolds, practicing in real estate and commercial litigation, including title claims, quiet title actions, foreclosures, contract disputes, landlord-tenant matters and other related matters.

Lauren brings experience representing mortgage servicers, banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions in state and federal court litigation. Her experience also includes handling contested foreclosures, defending against claims brought under state and federal banking and consumer protection statutes, and assisting in federal court appeals.

She received a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies from Barnard College in New York and her J.D. from the Florida State University College of Law.

Kudos to our Attorneys Named 2018 Super Lawyers®

Central Florida Attorneys Named Super Lawyers 2018

Congratulations to the following attorneys for being named 2018 Super Lawyers! Trippe Cheek (Land Use/Zoning), Ryan Davis (Bankruptcy: Business), Jeff Deery (General Litigation), and Brad Saxton (Bankruptcy: Business).

And this year the firm is celebrating three Rising Stars – Andrew Roy (Bankruptcy: Business), and NEW TO THE LIST, Jamie Blucher (Bankruptcy: Business) and Brandon DeGel (Real Estate).

WHWW Welcomes Attorney Gerrard L. Grant

Gerrard L. Grant

WHWW is pleased to welcome attorney Gerrard L. Grant, practicing in business and taxation.

Gerrard is highly experienced, with more than 10 years as in-house counsel and vice president of a large financial investment firm, as an Assistant City Attorney for Atlanta, Georgia, and in private practice.

He is Florida Bar Board Certified in Tax Law, holds his LL.M. in Taxation, a Master of Science in Taxation, is a CPA and admitted to practice law in Florida and Georgia. In 2014, he was named as a 40 under 40 award winner by the National Bar Association.

He holds his J.D. and advanced law degree (LL.M.) in Taxation from the University of Florida College of Law. Gerrard also attended the University of Central Florida where he earned his B.S.B.A. in Accounting and M.S. degree in Taxation. In addition, Gerrard earned a certificate in Comparative Tax Policy and Administration from Harvard University.

Nine From Firm Named 2018 Best Lawyers In America©

Nine From Firm Named 2018 Best Lawyers In America©

Nine lawyers from Winderweedle, Haines, Ward and Woodman were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© (2018), as published in dozens of city and regional publications in the U.S. including, U.S. News & World Report.

The list of honorees includes:

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which almost 50,000 leading attorneys cast nearly five million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”